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degree

de·gree

degree

 
 
pronunciation:
dih gri
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: measure or amount.
Skiing takes a high degree of skill.
similar words:
amount, level, quality, quantity, size, volume
definition 2: a unit for measuring temperature.
The temperature today is 82 degrees.
synonyms:
grade
similar words:
point, standard, value
definition 3: a title given by a university or college to a student who has completed a program of study.
He has a degree in business.
similar words:
diploma
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